Hogwarts Legacy

Set in the 1800s in the Wizarding World universe, Hogwarts Legacy is an open-world action RPG where players get to live out a student's life in the hallowed halls of Hogwarts and beyond. Aside from Hogwarts, players can also travel between iconic locales such as Hogsmeade and the Forbidden Forest. Starting as a fifth year, players will pick up more advanced spell casting and potion crafting and discover both friendly and antagonistic magical beasts across the entire Harry Potter universe, as they follow the path of light or darkness on their own wizarding journey.

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Harry Potter
Xbox Series X, Xbox One, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Microsoft Windows, Steam
February 10, 2022
Avalanche Software
Warner Bros. Games
Adventure, Action RPG, Open-World
Xbox One
Release Date :
February 2023
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All Sophronia Franklin Quiz Answers (& Rewards) In Hogwarts Legacy

During a main quest, Hogwarts Legacy players meet Sophronia Franklin, a Ravenclaw student with a fondness for trivia. Here's how to pass her quizzes.

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Hogwarts Legacy: Where To Find Every Common Room

Although players have their own special common room in Hogwarts Legacy depending on the house they chose, not all of these areas are simple to find.

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How To Find (& Solve) Depulso Puzzle Room 2 In Hogwarts Legacy

To beat Hogwarts Legacy's Depulso Puzzle Room 2, players must solve tough block puzzles with Accio and Depulso, and perfect their platforming skills.

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Hogwarts Legacy: How To Solve Math Puzzle Doors (Arithmancy Door)

Algebra wasn't listed on the wizarding curriculum; where's math class?

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Hogwarts Legacy: The Lost Astrolabe Quest Guide

Hogwarts Legacy players can take on The Lost Astrolabe side quest from Grace Pinch-Smedley in Lower Hogsfield to receive rewards.

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Hogwarts Legacy: All Landing Platforms Locations

All Landing Platform Locations in Hogwarts Legacy, mapped both regionally and locally with other hints for finding the exact location.

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Why A Hogwarts Legacy Sequel Makes More Sense Than Quidditch DLC

A Hogwarts Legacy Quidditch DLC would be a treat for Harry Potter sports fans, but a fully-fledged sequel would be a more sensible progression.

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Hogwarts Legacy: Follow the Butterflies Quest Guide

When Hogwarts Legacy players take on the Follow the Butterflies side quest from Clementine WIllardsey, they will be handsomely rewarded.

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Hogwarts Legacy: How To Unlock Every Spell Including Dark Arts Magic

Unlocking every spell used to explore and complete combat encounters in Hogwarts Legacy will require dedication to the magical class list.

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Hogwarts Legacy: How To Fill Ancient Magic Meter Fastest

The Ancient Magic Meter in Hogwarts Legacy unleashes a strong magical attack when players fill it, especially when built in the fastest way in combat.

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Hogwarts Legacy: Best Spell Combos

The best spell combos in Hogwarts Legacy depend on how each individual piece of magic meshes with one another as players experiment during combat.

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Hogwarts Legacy Is Perfect For The Switch, Even If Its Graphics Suffer

Hogwarts Legacy is packed with plenty of small tasks that are better completed over short intervals of gameplay, making it ideal for the Switch.

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10 Rarest Things That Can Happen In Hogwarts Legacy

Players can find plenty of secrets through careful exploration, but when it comes to the rarest events in Hogwarts Legacy, it all comes down to luck.

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Hogwarts Legacy: A Bird In The Hand Quest Guide

In A Bird In The Hand, Hogwarts Legacy players must help Poppy Sweeting solve puzzles to find and protect a nest of Golden Snidgets from poachers.

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Hogwarts Legacy: Where To Get Wiggenweld Potion

Wiggenweld Potions restore health in Hogwarts Legacy and require one Horklump Juice, one Dittany Leaf, and the ability to craft potions.

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Hogwarts Legacy: Where to Get Room of Requirement Schematics

The Room of Requirement in Hogwarts Legacy transforms into a space for any of the player's needs once they obtain the schematics to access the area.

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Hogwarts Legacy's Demiguise Statues Locations Never Made Any Sense

While Hogwarts Legacy’s Demiguise Statues quests are fun and give players the ability of breaking into people's houses, it doesn’t make sense.

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Hogwarts Legacy: How To Climb The Battlements (The High Keep)

Players who want to get the new Highwing Mount will have to scale the battlements in order to reach the top of the High Keep in Hogwarts Legacy.

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All Ancient Magic Hotspots In Hogwarts Legacy

Hogwarts Legacy gives players chances to upgrade their Ancient Magic gauge by finding all the Hotspots where this magic thrives within the open-world.

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Where to Find Dogweed And Deathcap in Hogwarts Legacy

Dogweed And Deathcap is a shop North of Hogsmeade in Hogwarts Legacy, where players can purchase all three combat plants.